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Mount Sinai to Collaborate with Columbia Care on Medical Marijuana Research

The Mount Sinai Health System will work with Columbia Care LLC, a provider of medical marijuana, on research projects that evaluate the potential of related, experimental treatments.
31-Jul-2015 2:30 PM EDT

Key Gene Found to Drive Kidney Disease Severity

Patients with higher levels of a key protein are at greater risk for severe kidney disease
31-Jul-2015 11:05 AM EDT

Juan Wisnivesky, MD, DrPh, Appointed Chief of the Division of General Internal Medicine at Mount Sinai

Dr. Wisnivesky succeeds Theresa Soriano, MD, MPH, who had served with distinction as Interim Chief since 2012 and who will transition to a new post with Mount Sinai Health Partners.
30-Jul-2015 3:05 PM EDT

The Tisch Cancer Institute at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Earns National Cancer Institute Designation

The Tisch Cancer Institute (TCI) at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai has been named a National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated cancer center. TCI joins an elite group of 69 cancer institutions nationwide that have earned this...
30-Jul-2015 7:00 AM EDT

Teeth Reveal Lifetime Exposures to Metals, Toxins

Is it possible that too much iron in infant formula may potentially increase risk for neurodegenerative diseases like Parkinson’s in adulthood -- and are teeth the window into the past that can help us tell?
22-Jul-2015 11:05 AM EDT

Eight Mount Sinai Health System Departments Ranked in the Nation’s Top 25 by U.S. News & World Report

Seven departments at The Mount Sinai Hospital and one at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai (NYEE) ranked in the Top 25 in this year’s U.S. News & World Report “Best Hospitals” guidebook.
21-Jul-2015 3:05 PM EDT

Mount Sinai Health System Launches Major Advertising Campaign

Campaign Reunites Mount Sinai with DeVito/Verdi, Creators of Past Iconic Mount Sinai Ads
20-Jul-2015 1:30 PM EDT

Researchers Identify Genetic Markers Linking Risk for Both Type 2 Diabetes and Alzheimer’s Disease

Study sheds light on the influences of genetics on why some type 2 diabetics are at high risk for developing Alzheimer’s disease.
16-Jul-2015 2:05 PM EDT

Our Experts on Newswise

Dr. Kenneth Davis, MD, President and CEO of Mount Sinai Health System, on King v. Burwell

25-Jun-2015 1:05 PM EDT

June is Cataract Awareness Month

To observe Cataract Awareness Month in June, ophthalmologists from New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai (NYEE) and The Mount Sinai Hospital (MSH) – both part of the Mount Sinai Health System – are offering prevention tips and raising...
8-Jun-2015 3:05 PM EDT

June is Men’s Health Awareness Month

Mount Sinai is hoping to arm men with tips to stay healthy and live longer
3-Jun-2015 10:05 AM EDT

Identifying Speech and Hearing Problems Early May Prevent Future Losses

To mark Better Hearing and Speech Month in May, Mount Sinai Health System experts are sharing tips and tools that identify and prevent speech, voice, and hearing impairments. Such impairments affect 43 million Americans.
1-May-2015 1:05 PM EDT

Mount Sinai Experts Offer Tips on Stroke Warning Signs and Treatment

Stroke is a disease that affects the arteries leading to and within the brain. A stroke occurs when a clot blocks the blood supply to the brain (ischemic stroke) or when a blood vessel in the brain bursts (hemorrhagic stroke).
27-Apr-2015 11:00 AM EDT

Mount Sinai Health System Experts Share Skin Cancer Tips and Patient Stories for Skin Cancer Awareness Month and Melanoma Monday

Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States, with one in five Americans developing it over the course of their lives.
21-Apr-2015 12:05 PM EDT

Mount Sinai Experts and Patients Share Their Tips and Stories for Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Week®

Tongue Cancer Survivor and Basketball Legend Donnie Walsh Urges Public to Attend Free Local Screenings Scheduled at Mount Sinai Health System
7-Apr-2015 3:05 PM EDT

Keeping Kidney Stones Away: Doctors from the Mount Sinai Health System Discuss Risk Factors for Kidney Stones and Tips for Preventing Them

March is Kidney Awareness month, and physicians from the Mount Sinai Health System are available to discuss risk factors associated with kidney stones and ways to prevent them.
4-Mar-2015 2:05 PM EST

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